Gene Symbol: AWAT1
Description: acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 1
Alias: acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 1, diacylglycerol O-acyltransferase 2, acyltransferase wax synthase, diacylglycerol O-acyltransferase 2-like protein
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. Biester E, Hellenbrand J, Gruber J, Hamberg M, Frentzen M. Identification of avian wax synthases. BMC Biochem. 2012;13:4 pubmed publisher
    ..We provide direct evidence that avian preen glands possess both monofunctional and bifunctional WS proteins which have different expression patterns and WS activities with different substrate specificities...